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Table 5 One-month period prevalence of tingling and numbness in the multiple regions (thigh, lateral calf, medial calf, foot/feet, toes) of the lower extremities from a large (n = 828) multicenter occupational cohort in the US

From: Prevalence of low back pain by anatomic location and intensity in an occupational population

Number of regions with tingling/numbness Right leg Left leg Both legs
No regions 804 (97.1%) 807 (97.5%) 809 (97.7%)
1 Region 10 (1.2%) 8 (1.0%) 6 (0.7%)
2 Regions 3 (0.4%) 6 (0.7%) 7 (0.9%)
3 Regions 3 (0.4%) 1 (0.1%) 3 (0.4%)
4 Regions 3 (0.4%) 3 (0.4%) 3 (0.4%)
5 Regions 5 (0.6%) 3 (0.4%) 0 (0.0%)